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Huge Soft top SaleRockridge 4WD IS Taking Zone Offroad Suspension Lift Kits BLACK FRIDAY SPECIALS!! You asked, we deliver!

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Unread 08-24-2008, 08:19 AM   #76
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thanks.

On another note I just made a pretty good find on the local craigslist. I picked up another 10lbs Powertank with carrying handle, cylinder boot and a mount for 20$

Its even chrome



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Unread 09-25-2008, 10:09 PM   #77
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Well I am pretty much ready for our trip to moab in a few weeks. I just added a Redneck Ram Hydro assist system.

It is nice to be able to turn with the spools

Here are some dark pics, I will have some better ones soon

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Unread 09-25-2008, 10:14 PM   #78
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I love a good taco!!! Bad ***, I've been following yur build more than most jeeps on here, haha.

I have a feeling people wouldn't react so kindly if I put my new vehicle's progress on here...

keep up the good work
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Unread 09-26-2008, 01:16 PM   #79
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i just read the whole thread and i gotta say that is one wicked sweet yota dude. good luck at moab
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Unread 10-12-2008, 08:10 PM   #80
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Thanks for the kind words.

I am wrapping up all of my odds and ends for our trip to moab. We are leaving friday morning so time is running out

I have my redneck ram hydro assist done, installed a better hand throttle setup, mounted my GPS, and installed some LED rock lights. here are some pics of the updated interior and the rock lights

this pic does not do the rock lights justice, they are really bright
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Unread 10-14-2008, 07:46 PM   #81
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here are some better shots of the rock lights


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Unread 10-15-2008, 06:32 PM   #82
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SWEET build! Check out TTORA...I'm sure you're on there. Alot of nice Toyotas and great Texas Chapter. I lived in San Marcos for a while so not to far from where you are. Have fun in Moab and post pictures.
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Unread 10-16-2008, 07:19 PM   #83
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I am all loaded up and heading out super early tomarrow morning. I will try to post some updates while we are in moab

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Unread 10-18-2008, 01:37 AM   #84
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What kind of lever did you use for the hand throttle? I've been looking for the name of that handle so I can order one, I know it's a bicycle brake handle, but I don't know the name of it. . .

Great work, BTW! Toyota's aren't my style, I'm not a big pickup guy after all the trouble I had with my old one, but that is definitely a mean looking crawler! Make sure you get some pics of it showing those rocks and trails who's boss!
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That's a pretty decent crawl ratio, tell Matthew congrats. :2thumbsup:
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Unread 10-18-2008, 02:00 AM   #85
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here are some better shots of the rock lights


Redneck neon
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Unread 10-18-2008, 02:23 AM   #86
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What kind of lever did you use for the hand throttle? I've been looking for the name of that handle so I can order one, I know it's a bicycle brake handle, but I don't know the name of it. . .
the red one is a dia-tech gold finger. the older black one looks like an odyssey monolever? im pretty sure.
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Unread 10-18-2008, 04:16 AM   #87
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the red one is a dia-tech gold finger. the older black one looks like an odyssey monolever? im pretty sure.
That's the one, the dia-tech. I've been looking for that particular one for my hand throttle for a few days now, and couldn't remember the name. Thanks! Can I get that at a local bike shop, or will I need to order it online?
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Unread 10-18-2008, 12:46 PM   #88
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any bike shop that carries bmx stuff should have it, its a really popular lever.

sorry i answered for tube_yj but i figured he's in moab anyways so he wouldnt get back to you in a while.
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Unread 10-19-2008, 09:29 PM   #89
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here is the lever, the trigger style is really working well for me

http://www.empirebmx.com/catalog/sho...t=catalog.aspx

BTW here is a quick teaser shot from moab, the truck is working great so far

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Unread 10-20-2008, 09:58 PM   #90
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hey man love the yota subscribing to the thread!
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